Entertainment Pensacola

Telling Trader Jon’s story [podcast]

March 6, 2017

On “Pensacola Speaks,” Keith Hoffert talks about working with Vintage Flick on a film project that tells the story of Pensacola’s iconic bar, Trader Jon’s, through the voices of its patrons. They have created a funding…


Free screening of ‘Persona Non Grata’ on March 30

March 6, 2017

Guests are invited to join the Consulate-General of Japan in Miami, Temple Beth El, the Pensacola Jewish Federation and the Japan-America Society of Northwest Florida for a free film screening of “Persona Non Grata” on Thursday,…

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Local appointed to Florida Independent Living Council

March 3, 2017

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Nine to Florida Independent Living Council TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of nine to the Florida Independent Living Council. Frank Cherry, 72, of Cantonment, is the executive…


Wahoos host auditions, for singers, not players

March 2, 2017

PENSACOLA, Fla., – Calling all performers, jugglers, gymnasts, acrobats, singers, songwriters, fire breathers, unicyclists, magicians and more! Opening Day for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos is quickly approaching for the 2017 season. The Blue Wahoos are looking…

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UWF professor leads the fight against Alzheimer’s

February 28, 2017

Dr. Daniel Durkin, assistant professor in the University of West Florida Department of Social Work, was recently named the Alzheimer’s Association Ambassador for the Florida Panhandle and was selected to the Board of Directors for Covenant…


Gatlin movie showing open to public tonight

February 20, 2017

The Justin Gatlin Movie, “Rise Again – The Justin Gatlin Story,” will air again tonight at the Pensacola Little Theatre at 6 p.m. Tickets are $5 and available online ( by phone at 432-2042 or in…


Kudos to Pensacola Real Men Wear Pink campaign

February 20, 2017

In its inaugural year, the Real Men Wear Pink campaign raised over $76,000 to support the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Pensacola. Throughout the month of October, 20 prominent local men participated…

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Fee-free entry in celebration of Presidents Day

February 17, 2017

Gulf Islands National Seashore officials announced fee free entry to all sites Monday, February 20, 2017, in celebration of Presidents Day. National Parks throughout the country annually waive entrance fees on Presidents Day. Officially known as…


Rise of Domestic Violence [podcast]

February 15, 2017

Sue Hand, the executive director of FavorHouse, discussed the rise of domestic violence in Escambia County on “Pensacola Speaks.” FavorHouse of Northwest Florida is a domestic violence center serving Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties. FavorHouse shelters…

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Achieve Escambia boss resigns

February 15, 2017

After less than four months on the job, Achieve Escambia’s Director Greg Voss has resigned. Achieve Escambia was founded in early 2016 by Navy Federal Credit Union, Gulf Power and other community leaders to improve public education.…